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Busy week of college commitments ends with two more

By Billy Hull on June 14, 2019

Seven different football prospects from Hawaii committed to Division I schools in the last week, choosing to end the recruiting process early and enjoy the rest of the summer. Arizona State became the third Pac-12 school to land a commitment from Hawaii as Kahuku’s Micah Soliai Howlett announced his commitment to the Sun Devils on Thursday. Soliai Howlett, who is 6-foot-4 and 280 pounds, also had offers from Fresno State, Hawaii, Navy, Nevada, Syracuse and UNLV. He was named to […]

Saint Louis DT Stanley Mckenzie headed to the Pac-12

By Billy Hull on June 12, 2019

Another big-time football prospect from Saint Louis is now off the board. Stanley Mckenzie, a 6-foot-2, 270-pound defensive tackle who made the All-State third team as a junior, announced his college commitment on social media today. ROLL ON YOU BEARS!!!🐻 COMMITED💯 pic.twitter.com/lBFES7zCm8 — Stanley Mckenzie (@stan_mckenzie94) June 12, 2019 Mckenzie chose the Bears out of an offer sheet of 11 schools: Arizona, Boise State, California, Central Michigan, Hawaii, Nebraska, Oregon, Oregon State, San Jose State, UNLV and Virginia. UPDATE: Mililani’s […]

Saint Louis WR Roman Wilson in no hurry to make college decision

By Nick Abramo on June 10, 2019

You’ve heard of speed week in auto racing? For Roman Wilson, May was speed month. Wilson, the Saint Louis wide receiver who will be a senior this fall, followed up his grand performance at the state track and field championships with a major showing at Nike’s The Opening football camp in Oakland, Calif. He’s back at practice with the Crusaders, gearing up for the team’s run at a fourth straight Open Division state championship. But he’s not in a hurry […]


Wisconsin gets commitment from Saint Louis LB Nick Herbig

By Billy Hull on June 10, 2019

The two highest-rated recruits in the class of 2020 from Hawaii have wrapped up their college recruitment before their senior season has started. Saint Louis linebacker Nick Herbig announced on social media today that he has committed to Wisconsin after visiting the school over the weekend on an official visit. Mom & Dad. IM HOME❗️ Committed to the University of Wisconsin🦡🔴⚪️ Glory to my God the most high. Thank you to everyone who has been with me throughout this journey🙏🏼 […]

OL Faaope Laloulu will become a Gov first, then a Duck

By Nick Abramo on June 8, 2019

Three-sport athlete Faaope Laloulu, who excels on the football field as a 6-foot-7, 340-pound offensive lineman, announced his college commitment to the University of Oregon on Saturday on social media. Laloulu, a second-team All-State selection as a junior, held offers from Arizona, BYU, Hawaii, Oregon, Oregon State, San Diego State, Southern California, UCLA, Virginia and Washington. Just wanna thank these for giving me the opportunity to be a student athlete at the next level.@coachjsalavea@coachmirabal#GoDucks@aaducksdc@coach_cristobal@OregonGridiron GO DUCKS🦆 pic.twitter.com/F1Fqf7CEVc — Faaope Laloulu […]

Konawaena kicker Harry Hill ready for opportunity at Hawaii

By Paul Honda on June 7, 2019

KEALAKEKUA, Hawaii >> Overcast, cool mornings are welcome in the heat of impending summer. For Harry Hill, it just means he continues to warm up and stretch before getting his daily workout. Some days it’s weight-room time. But most days, he is on the natural grass of Julian Yates Field. “Harry is very quiet,” Konawaena football coach Brad Uemoto said. “The best part about Harry is sometimes, he didn’t grow up as a football fan or knowing the game. When […]

Pac-12 school showing interest in ‘Iolani WR Carter Kamana

By Paul Honda on May 15, 2019

There is nothing concrete yet in Carter Kamana’s future. But it’s beginning to crystallize bit by bit. The 6-foot-3, 180-pound junior has been contacted by a number of Mountain West Conference football programs. On Tuesday, a Pac-12 Conference recruiter came calling on the ‘Iolani campus. Kamana, who had 85 receptions for 959 yards and eight TDs last season, was busy in class and didn’t meet with the coach. There are plans to connect later, however. “I don’t have any offers. […]

VIDEO: Punahou DB Alaka‘i Gilman on offers, national competition

By Paul Honda on April 21, 2019

Punahou junior defensive back Alaka‘i Gilman has been quite busy of late, journeying with Team 808 Elite to the Adidas 7-on-7 National Championships, measuring his college scholarship offers, and training for Punahou’s 2019 football season. Hawaii Prep World’s Paul Honda caught up with him for a video interview below.